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Greek PM Samaras: “Last Painful Cuts for Wages and Pensions – Measures or Drachma”

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said that the austerity bill to be passed by the parliament is “the last austerity package, the last painful cuts for wages and pensions”.  He admitted that cuts in wages and pensions are not fair, but “necessary for the rescue of the country.” He noted …

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Thessaloniki: Anti-Austerity Protesters Caused Damage in Shops, Bank

Members of trade unions and left-wing parties gathered in downtown of Thessaloniki to protest the austerity bill. However the demonstration body was divided and the situation got out of control. Protesters broke some shop windows and the entrance of a bank, while some threw red paint at the window of a shop. Police did …

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